Information on Rauris

This article gives some facts and figures on Rauris, a municipality in the State of Salzburg, Austria. The first section contains some basic information on population, location and website. In our main article on the community, you will learn more about history, sightseeing attractions and things to do. For a short overview on why you might want to go there as a tourist, the second part of this article highlights the main things to do and see - in a way, the "main selling points" of the place and its wider area.

Facts & Figures: Rauris

Administrative district: Zell am See (ZE)
Total land surface: 233,02 square kilometres
Coordinates: 47 14' N, 13 0' O47.22916666666712.994444444444950
Coordinates: 47 13' 45? N, 12 59' 40? O
Altitude: 950 metres
Total population: 3.050
Population density: 13 residents per square kilometre
Postal area code (ZIP): 5661
Area code (phone): 06544
Municipality identification code: 5 06 17
NUTS-region: AT322
Contact details municipial administration:
Gemeindeverwaltung von Rauris
Marktstraße 30
5661 Rauris
Official municipial website:
www.rauris.net

Things to Do in Rauris

Rauris and the Raurisertal Valley are good for the usual things: Hiking and skiing, as well as other seasonal sports typically done in the Alps. Most of Rauris is within the National Park Hohe Tauern. The village is also known for its gold deposits; visitors can wash gold in the local rivers.

Links

Overview on all Municipalities of Salzburg Province

http://www.salzburgerland.com/
Official Website of Salzburg Province tourist information service

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